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1906; Ronald b. Sept. 19, 1909.

Elder; teacher. Utah county commissioner; Spanish Fork
city councilman. Merchant.

HULLINGER, HARVEY COE (son of John Hulllnger and
Olive Coe of Mad River, Champaign Co., Ohio). Born Dec.
2, 1824, Mad River. Came to Utah Sept. 16, 1859, Edward
Stephenson company.

Married Julia Bloce 1847 in Champaign Co., Ohio (daugh-
ter of John Bloce and Omelia Pence), who was born March
21, 1821. Their children: Winfleld Scott b. Jan. 5, 1848, m.
Anniel Davis, Nov. 22, 1869; Omelia, d. Nov. 30, 1852.

Married Marrett Woolworth Dec. 24, 1854, Comanche,
Clinton Co., Iowa (daughter of Joshua Woolworth and Phi-
lecta Morley), who was born Dec. 4, 1828. Their child: Adel-
bert (adopted), m. Abby Shelton.

Married Christena Peterson Nov. 22, 1869, Salt Lake City
(daughter of Soren Peterson and Marn Jensen of Denmark),
who was born Jan. 3, 1842. Their children: Mary Olive b.
July 6, 1872, d. infant; Marrett b. Aug. 24, 1873, d. Aug. 21,
1876; John Frank b. May 7, 1876, d. June 2, 1878; Rhoda Ann



b. June 15, 1879, m. Eli Lee; Sarah C. b. June 6, 1884, m.
Seth B. Perry.

Member 16th quorum seventies of Salt Lake City; mission-
ary to Council Bluffs 1860-61; counselor in 77th quorum
seventies of South Cottonwood; missionary to Ohio 1902.
Called to St. George as a physician 1862-64; first physician
of Uintah county. County surveyor four years; county com-
missioners four years; school treasurer. Volunteer sur-
greon in U. S. army 1862; assisted in bringing immigrants to
Utah; member Utah State Medical Association. Recorder at
Big Cottonwood mining district three years. Worked on
Nauvoo temple and all temples in Utah.

linger and Julia Bloce). Born Jan. 6, 1848, Tremont, Ohio.
Came to Utah in 3869 with parents.

Married Anniel Davis Nov. 22, 1869, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of John Meeks Davis and Elizabeth Abshire of Nauvoo,
111., pioneers 1854). Their children: Winfield Scott b. Sept.
23, 1870, m. Emma Theresa Lybbert Jan. 1, 1895; John Har-
vey b. Feb. 22, 1872, m. Elnora Bergeson; Julia Elizabeth b.
Oct. 4, 1873, m. Arthur Gardner; Mary B. b. June 24, 1875,
d. young; Susan b. April 22, 1878, m. Henry Merkley; Jesse
b. Nov. 6, 1880, died; Dora b. Jan. 3, 1883, m. Alfred Hunting;
Spencer b. June 24, 1886, died; Anniel b. June 16, 1888, m.
George McCarrel; Sarah C. b. Nov. 20, 1892, m. Monroe
Hatch. Family home Vernal, Utah.

High priest; ward and Sunday school teacher. Settled
in Uintah county 1883, assisting in building up the country.

HULLINGER, WINFIELD SCOTT, JR. (son of Winfleld Scott
Hullinger and Anniel Davis). Born Sept. 23, 1870, Salt Lake

Married Emma Theresa Lybbert Jan. 1, 1895, Vernal, Utah
(daughter of Christian Frederick Bernard Lybbert of Ger-
many and Antonetta Meria Olsen of Norway, pioneers 1847).
She was born April 11, 1873. Their children: Harvey L. b.
Nov. 18, 1895; Mary Theresa b. Oct. 25, 1897; Harold Everett
b. Dec. 11, 1899; Jesse Enoch b. Nov. 30, 1901; Norma Anniel
b. Oct. 17, 1903; Jacob Neldon b. March 24, 1906; Emma
Elvera b. June 2, 1908; Adalbert Owen b. July 30, 1910.

Ward and Sunday school teacher; counselor to president
of Y. M. M. I. A. of Naples ward; elder. Road supervisor
1906-07; deputy road commissioner 1908-12. Assisted in
building up country around Vernal.

HULLINGER, ADELBERT (adopted son of Harvey Coe
Hullinger and Marrett Woolworth). Came to Utah Sept. 16,
1859, with adopted father.

Married Abby Shelton. Their children: Harvey b. Dec.
22, 1874, m. Minerva Cook; Adelbert b. Dec. 31, 1876, d. Dec.
31. 1879; Philecta b. April 2, 1878, m. John Mott; Phidelia b.
Dec. 2, 1880, m. Walter Anderson; Hyrum b. Feb. 4, 1884;
William b. March 25, 1887; Stephen b. March 28, 1891; James
E. b. Dec. 7, 1894.

HCMFHEHYS, GEORGE (son of Thomas Humpherys, born
April 20, 1812, Nottinghamshire, and Mary Sudberry, born
April 19, 1811, Mansfield, Eng.). He was born April 19, 1842,
in Nottinghamshire. Came to Utah Oct. 2, 1856, John Banks

Married Sarah Ann Eaton Oct. 9, 1864 (daughter of William
Eaton and Zillah Wayne, the latter pioneer Oct. 15, 1864,
Joseph Rawlins company). She was born June 5, 1845, and
came to Utah with her mother 1864. Their children: George
William b. Feb. 23, 1866, m. Kate Weible; Thomas Heber b.
Nov. 19, 1867, m. Amelia Bolton Sept. 14, ; Zillah Ann b.
Feb. 1, 1870, m. Frank Bolton, d. Dec. 31, 1899; Mary Eliza-
beth b. May 7, 1872, m. James Henry Davis; Joseph b. Sept.
28, 1874, m. Ethel Davis; Sarah Ann b. June 20, 1877, d. April
16, 1878; Emeline b. July 13, 1879, m. John Skiner; Harriet
b. Aug. 4, 1882, m. James S. Poulsen July 19, 1905; John
Henry b. April 18, 1885, m. Lillian Lulu Lindsay June 28,
1912; David Ray b. Feb. 19. 1888.

Missionary to Great Britain 1896-98. Assisted in bringing
immigrants to Utah in 1864.

HCMPHEHYS, HYR17M THOMAS (son of Thomas Hum-
pherys, born April 20, 1812, Nottinghamshire, and Mary
Sudberry, born April 19, 1811, Mansfleld, Eng.). Born
May 13, 1850, in Nottinghamshire. Came to Utah in October
1856, with older brothers.

Married Caroline Whiting Rich Oct. 7, 1878 (daughter of
C. C. Rich and Emeline Grover, former pioneers 1847). She
was born Jan. 2, 1852, San Bernardino, Cal. Their, children:
Thomas Hyrum, m. Carrie Stewart; Charles Rich, m. Con-
stant Price; Ray Rich, m. Jennette Gardner; LeGrande
Rich, m. Nettie Wright; Emeline; Caroline; Asia. Family
resided at Salt Lake City, Ogden and Sprlngvllle, Utah, and
Paris, Idaho.

Bishop of Paris 1st ward sixteen years. City council-
man two years.

HUMPHERYS, SAMUEt, (son of Thomas Humpherys, born
April 20, 1812, Nottinghamshire, and Mary Sudberry, born
April 19. 1811, Mansfleld Eng.). Born Jan. 31, 1846, Notting-
hamshire. Came to Utah October 1866 with older brothers.
Married Mary Ann Clifton Oct, 2, 1876 (daughter of John
Clifton and Hannah Pettlnger married at Crawl, Yorkshire,
pioneers 1861, Joseph Home company). She was born
March 26, 1859, and came to Utah with parents. Their
children: Samuel G. b. March 6, 1878, m. Christina Sorensen

July 3, 1903; Mary E. b. Oct. 29, 1880, m. John A. Berry
Nov. 1898; Emma S. b. Jan. 27, 1882, m. Joseph Hansen
June 8, 1899; Vinnie b. April 7, 1890, m. Jacob C. Jensen in
June 1907; Phoebe M. b. Sept. 23, 1895; Ivy M. .b. Oct. 17

Married Hannah M. Clifton Sept. 3, 1884, Logan, Utah
(daughter of John Clifton and Hannah Pettinger, pioneers
1861, Joseph Home company). She was born May 12, 1864
Paris, Idaho. Their children: Louisa b. Aug. 17, 1885, m
Earnest Sparks Dec. 16, 1910; Oliver b. Jan. 12, 1888; Alfred
b. Dec. 20, 1899; Alta b. Feb. 11, 1892; Ella b. July 14. 1894-
Nora L. b. Sept. 4, 1896; Irene b. May 19, 1899; David b. Aug
16, 1902; Vera b. Feb. 28, 1905; Edna b. July 27, 1910. Fami-
lies resided at Dingle, Idaho.

Bishop of Dingle ward since 1887.

HUMPHRYS, GEORGE, of Gloucester, Eng. Came to
Utah Nov. 9, 1866, with James G. Willie company.

Married Harriet Harding in Gloucester. Their children-
Richard, m. Elizabeth Brown; George, d. aged 10 years-
Edwin, m. Mary Jewet; Ann, m. Henry Webber; Mary m
Bishop Amos Maycock; Elizabeth, m. William Hill; Hannah'
m. George Wheeler; Salena, m. Stacy Fairbanks; James.

HUMPHRYS, EDWIN (son of George Humphrys and Har-
riet Harding). Born Dec. 14, 1838, at Gloucester Eng
Came to Utah Nov. 9, 1856.

Married Mary Jewet March 23, 1876, at Pleasant View
Utah (daughter of William Jewet and Margaret McCart-
ney), who was born June 2, 1857. Their children- Margaret
A. b. Oct. 23, 1877; Mary E. b. May 30, 1879; Edwin b. July
11, 1881; Ellen b. Sept. 23, 1883, and Riller, b. Oct. 23, 1885
all died; George E. b. May 26, 1892; Bertha b. May 17 1894
Family home, Pleasant View.


m.VSAKKK, ABRAHAM (son of Jacob Hunsaker. born
Nov. 4, 1781, in Pennsylvania, and Polly Luce, born Mullen-
berg, Ky. married in 1808). Born Nov. 29, 1812, Jonesboro
Union county, 111. Came to Utah Oct. 3, 1848, Andrew Cun-
ningham company.

Married Eliza Collins Jan. 3, 1833 (daughter of Allen
Collins and Mary Broady), who was born March 5, 1817,
and came to Utah with husband in 1848. Their children-
Jacob b. Oct. 22, 1833; Mary J. b. Dec. 3, 1835, m. David Grant-
Elizabeth b. Nov. 17, 1837; Lewis J. b. April 6, 1839; Allen C. b
July 9, 1840, m. Susannah Dunn April 24, 1858 m. Eveline
Dunn Oct. 6, 1868; Nephi b. Aug. 31, 1842; Nephi b. Dec. 11,
1844; Abraham b. Sept. 16, 1848, m. Hannah Andersen, m.
Annie Wright; Isaac b. Oct. 11, 1850, m. Eliza M. Hansen
1868; Israel b. Sept. 28, 1852, m. Ester L. Neeley; Franklin
b. July 2, 1855, m. Laura E. Neeley; Eliza b. Oct. 29, 1857
m. Heber Hampson. Family home Honeyville, Utah.

Married Harriet V. Beckstead at Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of Alexander Beckstead and Catherine Lince, pioneers
1849, Allen Taylor company). She was born June 17, 1831,
West Canada. Their children: Alexander b. May 9, 1852,
m. Malissa C. Johnson; Katherine b. Aug. 8, 1853, m. John
W. Winward; Hyrum b. March 12, 1855, m. Julia V. Han-
sen; Joseph b. May 11, 1856, m. Emily Graham; Polly b.
Dec. 24, 1857; Elnora b. June 31, 1859; Enoch b. Sept. 8
1860, m. Martha E. May; Cyrus b. July 20, 1862, m. Mary
Anderson; John L. b. July 11, 1864, m. Celestia C. Allen;
Gordon b. March 27, 1866, m. Annie Peterson; Elzarus b
June 15, 1867, m. Eveline May; Rapliel b. Dec. 29, 1869;
Harriet b. March 9, 1871, m. Hyrum S. Lewis; Daniel W. b.
Sept. 13, 1872, m. Alfrarette M. Neeley; Walter H. b. Sept.
28, 1876. Family home, Honeyville.

Married Margaret Sweeten at Salt Lake City (daughter
of Robert Sweeten and Mary Gardner), who was born Dec.
28, 1837, Brook City, West Canada. Their children: Mary
Ann b. Sept. 16. 1855, m. William P. Willie; George b. July
27. 1857; Lorenzo b. March 21, 1859, m. Florida I. Castele;
Idumea b. Dec. 8, 1860, m. Isaac D. E. ;iundel; Robert S. b.
Oct. 12, 1862, m. Minnie M. Whealy.

Married Katherine Jensen at Salt Lake City (daughter
of Hans P. Jensen and Anna M. Clausen), who was born
Feb. 12, 1843, in Denmark. Their children: Annie M. b.
Feb. 10, 1862, m. Lewis Grant; Margaret b. Dec. 6, 1863, m.
Joshua Hawks; Julia b. Nov. 28, 1865, m. David Lovland'
Esther b. Feb. 29, 1868, m. Allen Wagstaff; Hans Peter b.
July 9, 1871, m. Matilda Allen; Benham b. July 6, 1873, m.
Emily Summeral; Ha b. Jan. 16, 1876; Frederic b. June 28,
1878; Leo b. Feb. 16, 1879, m. Thuresa Neumeyer May 4,
1903; Newman b. July 7, 1881, m. Myrtle Smith July 22,

Married Mary Leukham (daughter of Roger Leukham and
Mary Gardner), who was born Aug. 15, 1845, in Canada.
Their children: Susannah b. Feb. 25, 1867, m. Frederic G.
Graham Oct. 25, 1901; Martha b. April 8, 1869, m. George
Harper; Roger b. June 8. 1871; Thomas L. b. Oct. 13, 1873;
Weldon b. Nov. 20, 1876, m. Rose V. Allen; Minta b. Feb.
16, 1878; Oakhan b. Dec. 14, 1880; Amos.

First Sergeant Co. D., Mormon Battalion; bishop of Honey-
ville ward 26 years.

HUNSAKER, ALLEN C. (son of Abraham Hunsaker and
Eliza Collins). Born July 9, 1840, Payson, Adams county, III.
Married Susannah Dunn April 24, 1868, Brlgham City,
Utah (daughter of Simeon A. Dunn and A-argaret Snyder,
former pioneer 1848). She was born May 6, 1842, iji Han-
cock county. 111. Their children: Eliza b. March 17, 1862, m.
John S. Willie Nov. 12, 1886; Allen D. b Sept. 2, 1866. m. Ivy
M. Green Dec. 17, 1885: Abraham b. April 22, 1870; Jacob A.
b. July 8, 1873; Martin L. b. Oct. 26, 1876, m. Anna A.



Christensen June 20, 1909, m. Calla L. Frisby Sept. 6, 1906.

Married Eveline Dunn Oct. 5, 1868, Salt Lake City (daugh-
ter of Simeon A. Dunn and Harriet A. Silver, pioneers 1848,
Brigliam Young company). She was born Sept. 12, 1853,
Brigham City, Utah. Their children: Simeon A. b. July 20,
1869, m. Mary A. Green Dec. 27, 1893, m. Matilda Teuber
July 19, 1896; Lewis b. Jan. 17, 1871, m. Sarah E. Warner Feb.
6, 1898; Louisa b. Oct. 4, 1872, m. Hyrum Christensen Nov. 12.
1891; Lily M. b. April 28, 1874. m. Seymour L. Miller Nov.
12, 1891; Emeline M. b. Jan. 15, 1876, m. Henry Seeger Sept. 9,
1896; Harriet V. b. Oct. 27, 1877, m. Charles Haws Jan.
6, 1897: Ethel b. April 2, 1879, m. J. William Smith Oct. 3.
1901; Adaline b. Dec. 3, 1880; Letitie b. Jan. 19, 1882, m.
Lester L. Hansen Dec. 14, 1904; Margaret b. Nov. 24, 1883,
m. Parley W. Christensen Nov. 25, 1903; Susie b. Nov. 20,
1885. m. Wilford W. Christinsen Oct. II. 1904; Aleen b.
March 13, 1887, m. John N. Thomas June 22, 1910; Nephi b.
July 10, 1889; Oscar b. June 1, 1891; Lorenzo S. b. May 29,
1892; Amy b. Oct. 18, 1894; Harold b. Nov. 6, 1897. Family
home Honeyville, Utah.

Presiding elder of Bear River City ward ten years. As-
sisted in bringing Immigrants to Utah. Served In Echo
Canyon war.

HUNT, AMOS. Born Feb. 18. 1819, at Muklingburg, Ky.
Came to Utah in October, 1862, Benjamin Gardner company.

Married Rebecca Wiggins Salt Lake City, who was born
March 14. 1843. Their children: Elias b. Oct. 14, 1858, m.
Luna Terry; Eliza Ellen b. Dec. 10, 1860, m. John A. Peterson;
Cena Ann b. Oct. 3, 1863, m. Mathew W. Mansfield. Family
home Hebron, Utah.

Married Nancy G. Welborn. Their child: Angeline b. Oct.
7, 1869, m. George S. Coleman May 5, 1886.

HUNT, LEVI (son of William Hunt of Worcestershire, Eng.).
Born Aug. 21, 1833, in Worcestershire. Came to Utah In

Married Jane Gadd June 26, 1858, at Nephi. Their children:

Joseph William, m. Marie ; Levi Alderman, m. Elvira

Hyatt; Samuel Sylvester, d. Infant. Family home Nephi,

Married Phebe Louisa Fellows April 1, 1863, at Nephi
(daughter of William Fellows of Nephi), who was born Aug.
4, 1840. Their children: Samuel Isaac, m. Laura L. Lott;
Eliza Jane, m. Thomas Ould; Mary Ellen, m. Thomas
Shepherd; Sarah Susanna, m. Alfred G. Chidester; Amelia
Emeline, m. Charles Grundy; Alice M., m. William Nay;
Rosetta, m. Orson Talbot, m. James Harman; Wilfred. Fam-
ily home Richfield, Utah.

Married Elizabeth McDonald March 15, 1886, at Joseph
City, Utah. Family home Monroe, Sevler Co., Utah.

Seventy. Farmer. Lived at Joseph City, Utah.

HUNT, THOMAS (son of John Hunt, born July 1802, Derby,
Eng., and Sarah Hunt, born March 29, 1804). He was born
June 15, 1826, at Derby. Came to Utah In 1862.

Married Hannah Moon 1848 In England (daughter of
James Moon of Derby), who was born Dec. 27, 1827. Their
children: Sarah b. March 16, 1860. m. Charles Hale; Moroni
b. May 9, 1852, m. Emma Casto; Frederick Nephi b. Sept. 2,
1854, m. Tomina Larsen; Ruth b. April 3, 1857, m. George
Frazer; Fanny Moon b. Feb. 28. 1860, m. Hans Hansen;
Thomas Alvin b. March 14, 1862, m. Alice Mary Jenson;
Ammon b. March 26, 1865, m. Albertlna Okerlund; Eliza Ann
b. April 2, 1867, m. George Okerlund; Teancum b. Oct. 16,
1870, m. Ella Robinson; Hannah Isabella b. Jan. 6, 1872, m.
John Andersen. Family resided Moroni, Gunnison and Mon-
roe, Utah.

Member high council of Sevier stake. Director In United
Order at Monroe 1873-77. Farmer; sheepraiser; miner. Died
March 16, 1899, Monroe.

HUNT, FREDERICK NEPHI (son of Thomas Hunt and Han-
nah Moon). Born Sept. 2, 1864, In England. Came to Utah
in 1864.

Married Tomina Larsen at Monroe, Utah. Their children:
Harriet Isabella b. Oct. 11, 1876, m. Robert Orland Pope;
Mary, m Chris Andersen; Frederick Nephi, Jr., m. Lizzie
Hansen; Franklin; Birdie; John Nathan; Maud, d. infant;
Leah; Teancum. Family home, Monroe.

Elder. Farmer.

HUNT, THOMAS ALVIN (son of Thomas Hunt and Hannah
Moon). Born March 14, 1862, Alton, 111.

Married Alice Mary Jenson March 27, 1889, Mantl. Utah
(daughter of Jens Jenson and Celia Andersen of Monroe,
Utah), She was born May 4, 1865. Their children: Delma
b. Dec. 26, 1889, m. Irvin Olsen; Edna b. Sept. 9, 1891; Horace
b. March 22, 1893, d. child; Theron b. Jan. 15, 1895; Irwtn
Jay b. Sept. 8, 1896; Byron b. Sept. 3, 1898; Ruth b. Sept. 28,
1901, d. March 26, 1910: Dona b. Jan. 22. 1904, d. March B,
1905; Alice Helen b. Nov. 16. 1906; Maggie Alva b. Dec. 6,
1909. Family home, Monroe.

Missionary to England 1898-99.

HUNTER, ADAM PATTERSON (son of David Cook Hunter
and Margaret Patterson of Fifeshire, Scotland). Born April
16, 1818, at Fifeshire. Came to Utah Aug. 13, 1862.

Married Elizabeth Patterson April 26, 1842 (daughter of
William Patterson and Elizabeth Blair), who was born Oct.

6. 1822. Their children: Elizabeth b. July 2, 1843, m. David
Cook Feb. 4, 1859; David P. b. Oct. 16, 1845, m. Mary Hughes
Aug. 9, 1867; Margaret b. Sept. 28, 1847, m. Abraham Van
Orman March 6, 1867; Mary b. Nov. 18, 1849, m. Archie Moffat
June 14, 1876; Janette b. Oct. 27, 1862, m. John Kingdon Aug.
22, 1870; Isabella b. Oct. 27, 1862, m. George Perkins July 18,
1870; Christina b. May 10, 1865, m. James Brown July 27
1882; George P. b. Sept. 13, 1867. d. infant; Gean b. Aug 21
1858. m. Dave Mullholland 1880; Adam P. b. Nov. 26 1860,
m. Estella Sephson Nov. 11, 1886; Ellen b. Oct. 22, 1863, m.
William McCammeron June 15, 1887; William P. b. Aug 20,
1867. m. Jane McDuff Oct. 24, 1895; Lorena G. b. Nov. 19,
1870, m. Alma Burdett 1893.

Quarried stone for Salt Lake temple 1862-79. Elder. Died
Jan. 26, 1879.

HUNTER, DAVID P. (son of Adam Patterson Hunter and
Elizabeth Patterson). Born Oct. 15, 1846, Fifeshire, Scot-

Married Mary Hughes Aug. 9, 1867, Farmlngton, Utah
(daughter of William and Cathrine Hughes), who was born
July 28, 1847, Liverpool, Eng.

HUNTER, ALEXANDER (son of Alexander Hunter and
Sarah Maine of Scotland). Born April 3, 1849, in Ayrshire,
Scotland. Came to Utah Sept. 2, 1868, Simpson M. Molen

Married Elizabeth McBride Dec. 22, 1877 (daughter of
James McBride and Elizabeth Glenn, pioneers Sept. 2, 1868,
Simpson M. Molen company). She was born Feb. 16, 1867.
Came to Utah with parents. Their children: Elizabeth M.
b. Dec. 20, 1879: Alexander b. Feb. 8, 1881, m. Nora Smout
Oct. 18, 1905; Sarah b. May 16. 1884, m. Orson P. Linford
June 3, 1908; James S. b. Jan. 24, 1887, m. Stella Rogerson
Nov. 22, 1911; John Angus b. Oct. 14, 1889, m. Ruby Ipsen
Oct. 7, 1910; William Clyde b. Aug. 5, 1893; Hazel May b.
Feb. 23, 1896; Lawrence Glenn b. Feb. 17. 1899; Clarence E.
b. May 27, 1904. Family home Slaterville, Utah.

Seventy. Ward teacher.

HUNTER, ALEXANDER Jr. (son of Alexander Hunter and
Elizabeth McBride). Born Feb. 8, 1881, Slaterville, Utah.

Married Nora Smout Oct. 18, 1905, Ogden, Utah (daughter
of William Smout and Sarah Moore), who was born March
10, 1882, Slaterville, Utah. Their children: Elton Glenn
b. March 20, 1907; Hazel L. b. Oct. 20, 1908; Darrell W. b.
Oct. 15. 1910.

HUNTER, EDWARD (son of William Hunter and Mary Ann
Davis). Born March 29, 1821, Newtown Square, Delaware
county. Pa.

Married Mary Ann Whitside November 1843 (daughter of
James Whitside and Penina Evans). Their children: Sarah
Ann; Margaret; Elizabeth; Emily J.; William E.; Mary Ann;
Penina; Hyrum L. ; Ada Rosetta.

Married Martha Ann Hyde March 30, 1856 (daughter of
Rosel Hyde and Mary Ann Cowles). Their children: Rosel;
Louisa; Herman; Ida; Davis; Mary Ann; George A.; Edward;
Edna; Martha M.; J. Austin.

Member Mormon Battalion; bishop Grantsville ward.

HUNTER, ISAAC (son of Isaac Hunter and Elizabeth Tay-
lor). Born Aug. 14, 1816, Haversham Parish, Westmoreland-
shire, Eng. Came to Utah 1849.

Married Ann Lund Nov. 8, 1840, Brlgsteer, Eng. (daughter
of Robert Lund and Mary Wilson of Brigsteer), who was
born May 3, 1816. Their children: Jacob, m. Mary Shaffer;
Mary Ann; Margaret, m. Isaac Groo, m. Joseph M. Phelps;
Martha, m. Levi Wolstenholme; Abraham, m. Harriet Astle;
Ann Elizabeth, m. John R. Clawson; Isaac, m. Mary Hansen;
Ellen, m. Francis L. Ball. Family home, Salt Lake City.

Member 42d quorum seventies; ward teacher. One of
President Young's guards. Captain of home militia; police-
man. Worked on Salt Lake theatre and temple. Stone-
cutter and contractor. Died May 28, 1898, Salt Lake City.

HUNTER, 'WILLIAM (son of James Hunter and Marian Pat-
erson, the former of Newtonshaw, Clackmanan, Scotland).
Born August 1794, Newtonshaw. Came to Utah 1861.

Married Mary Sandon May 13, 1813 (daughter of Joseph
Sandon and Mary Hunter), who was born March 1789 and
came to Utah Jan. 14, 1849. Their children: James H. b.
March 17; 1816, m. Janet Reid; Joseph b. Aug. 20, 1818, m.
Elizabeth Davidson Jan. 6. 1840; John b. July 23, 1820, m.
Ann Davidson 1849; Mary b. April 6, 1823, m. George Con-
die; William b. Nov. 1825; George b. March 30, 1828, m. Mary
Muir Dec. 23, 1868; Janet b. July 28, 1830, m. Robert Strang
1849; David b. Nov. 4, 1833. Family home Cedar City, Utah.

HUNTER, JOSEPH (son of William Hunter and Mary San-
don). Born Aug. 20, 1818, Rekyrow, Clackmannan, Scotland.

Married Elizabeth Davidson Jan. 6, 1840, at Clackmannan,
Scotland (daughter of John Davidson, pioneer 1852, Jasen
Howell company). Their children: Alexander (adopted) b.
Dec. 31, 1837; William D. b. March 30, 1841, m. Emma Free-
man; John D. b. May 19, 1842, m. Elizabeth Bennett Oct. 27,
1863; Joseph Sandon b. Nov. 20, 1844. m. Eliza C. Pincock
Jan. 1, 1866; Euphenia b. March 24, 1848, died. Family home
Cedar City, Utah.

Early settler to Cedar City 1862. Farmer and stockraiser.



HUNTER, JOHN D. (son of Joseph Hunter and Elizabeth
Davidson). Born May 19, 1842, Clackmannan, Scotland.

Married Elizabeth Bennett Oct. 27, 1863, Fillmore, Utah
(daughter of John Bennett and Jane Roberts, pioneers Oct.
16, 1863, Samuel D. White company). She was born Aug.
25, 1844, in Connahs Quay, North Wales. Their children:
John Edward b. Oct. 8, 1864, m. Margret Hulda Teepler
April 21, 1886; Elizabeth Jane b. Oct. 14, 1866, m. Milo Har-
mon April 1887; Catherine b. July 18, 1869, m. Thomas
Memmott May 1900; Joseph B. b. Dec. 23, 1871, m. Lillias J.
Morris Feb., 1896; Mary Ann b. April 11, 1874, m. George Mil-
burn Mills Jan. 6, 1897; Benjamin b. Nov. 28, 1876, m. Ellen
Lewis Dec. 1901; George William b. March 26, 1879, died;
Emma b. June 3, 1881, m. Charles Edmond Lewis Dec. 1905;
Lavinia b. April 30, 1883, m. Joseph Alvin Lyman Feb. 1,
1905; James Samuel b. May 9, 1885, m. Delia C. Allred Dec.
1907. Family home Holden, Utah.

Worked on St. George temple. Assisted in bringing immi-
grants to Utah 1863. Farmer and stockraiser.

HUNTING, JAMES (son of Nathan Hunting of Earls Com-
mons, Worcestershire, Eng.). Born 1791, Earls Common.
Eng. Came to Utah 1853, Appleton Harmon company.

Married Elizabeth King, Grafton, Worcestershire, Eng.
(daughter of Abel King), who was born April 24, 1803,
and died May, 1891. Their children: James, d. Infant; Eliz-
abeth, m. George Ballard, m. Thomas Smith; Hannah b.
Dec. 1832, m. William Smith and Mr. Reynolds; George,
died; Benjamin, died; William James, m. Martha Ann Hale,
m. Laura Wiscomb (Sainsbury). Family home Spring-
ville, Utah.

Farmer. Died 1871, Cottonwood, Utah.

HUNTING, WILLIAM JAMES (son of James Hunting and
Elizabeth King). Born June 24, 1839, Earls Commons, Eng.

Married Martha Ann Hale June, 1866, Springville, Utah,
later In Endowment House, Salt Lake City (daughter of
James and Lucy Hale of Weber county, came to Utah by
oxteam). She was born Jan. 20, 1845. Their children:
Annie b. July 4, 1867, m. John Schofleld; William b. 1869,
m. Susie Cherry; Lucy b. 1871, m. John Kitchens. Family
home Springville, Utah.

Married Laura Wiscomb (Sainsbury) Feb. 16, 1882, En-
dowment House, Salt Lake City (daughter of James Wis-
comb and Mary Ann Fleet of Portfield [Chidester], Eng.,
came to Utah 1871). She was born June 14, 1850. Their
children: Benjamin Franklin b. Dec. 1882, d. Infant;
Elizabeth A. b. Oct. 22, 1883, d. child; Laura b. April 22,
1886, d. infant; George Q. b. June 11, 1887; Minnie Mary
b. Nov. 26, 1890, m. James Joseph Tromley. Family home
Roosevelt, Utah.

Member 72d quorum seventies; high priest. Participated
In the Echo Canyon war; veteran Walker and Black Hawk
wars. First located in Cottonwood ward, and after moved
to Springville 1858, Malad, Idaho, Ashley valley, locating In
Jensen ward 1889, finally settled at Roosevelt, Utah, 1906.
when the Uintah Indian Reservation was opened. Pioneer
Irrigation canal and wagon road builder. Farmer.

Laura Wiscomb married John Sainsbury October, 1871,
Endowment House, Salt Lake City. His parents lived at
Portsmouth, Eng., and came to Utah about 1867. He was
born Dec. 6, 1826, and died 1876, Springville, Utah. Their
children: James b. Aug. 26, 1872, d. infant; Ellen Marie b.
June 22, 1874, m. Alma N. Timothy; Charles b. June 14, d.

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